Early Literacy 101 Online Workshop: On Your Own Assignments and Instructions

These links are for people registered to attend the online version of the Early Literacy 101 workshop. Please read/view all the items on the first list before the first workshop session. Please read/view all the items on the second list before the second workshop session.

EL101 Session 1 (Introduction, Brain Development, Five Practices)
Pre-reading/viewing assignments

Bring with you to the online workshop session:

  • Two (or more) picture books that you like to use in storytime. If you don’t lead storytime, bring two (or more) picture books, board books, and/or early nonfiction that you would recommend to families with young children.

 

EL101 session 2 (Decoding and Comprehension, Six Skills, Putting It All Together)
Pre-reading/viewing assignments

Bring with you to the online workshop session:

  • Two (or more) picture books that you like to use in storytime, and one storytime outline. If you don’t lead storytime, bring two books that you would recommend to families with young children.
  • One storytime outline. If you don't lead storytime, you may borrow a storytime outline from a co-worker or locate one online. If you have questions, contact your workshop facilitator.
  • If you can, print and bring a copy each of the Background Information for Storytime and Anatomy of a Storytime Literacy Message handouts. They will be helpful during a group activity.

 

Bonus! Optional reading and viewing assignments for participants interested in learning about best practices in online/virtual storytime

Watch these at your convenience before the first or second session or after the workshop.

 

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